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Biography : English naturalist.
Born: 1809 - Died: 1882
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom
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How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.
Charles Darwin






If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Charles Darwin






It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
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A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Charles Darwin






A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
Charles Darwin






At some future period, not very distant as measured by centuries, the civilized races of man will almost certainly exterminate, and replace the savage races throughout the world.
Charles Darwin






An American monkey, after getting drunk on brandy, would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.
Charles Darwin






To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact.
Charles Darwin






In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
Charles Darwin






Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
Charles Darwin






False facts are highly injurious to the progress of science, for they often endure long but false views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for every one takes a salutary pleasure in proving their falseness.
Charles Darwin






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